Community Responder - Holderness Night

£18,562 per annum (pro rata)
Beverley and surrounding area
Employment type
Part Time
Closing date
Job closes on 3 November
Job reference
Job reference: BCOM000609
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The job itself


Job Term: Community Responder Holderness Night 29.6 - 2x Relief Posts 29.6

Appointment Type: Casual

Days of work: 2 week rota pattern

Hours per week: 29.6 (3 shifts 6-2, 2-10 and 10-6)

Service Area: Business Management

Place of Work: Holderness Night – Relief Various Locations (please request information)

Can you be forward thinking, self-motivated and caring in your approach? A person that can build relationships that the community can value? If this is you, we are looking to recruit Lifeline Responders in your area.

We are looking for candidates that are enthusiastic and committed to providing a high quality service, with a flexible approach and the ability to adapt to a changing environment.

For this role you will need excellent communication skills, no previous medical experience or training is necessary although you will need a caring attitude and be able to demonstrate you are organised, customer focused and able to work to specific timescales..

The role is focused on supporting older and vulnerable people within their own homes. Responding to Emergency situations, Falls, Telecare Alarms and Welfare checks when customers are discharged from hospital. The service provides a reactive service for the community to help prevent Hospital Intervention.

Please note the role involves the moving and handling of customers and use of lifting equipment for which a certain standard of fitness is required.


Full UK Driving Licence

Access to a car

Be prepared to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service Check



Full training provided

Paid Mileage

Local Government Pension Scheme

Closing date: 3rd November 2020

Interview date: To be confirmed

Please find a link below to download the job outline and employee specification:

Job Outline and Employee specification (PDF file, download size 220.06kb)

Please find a link below to download important Information for applicants


Information for applicants – External (PDF file, download size 15kb)


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